Malignant pleural mesothelioma is a dreadful tumor. Despite of availability of three modalities of treatment, namely surgery, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy; the prognosis is not good. Transarterial chemoperfusion is a new treatment modality and had shown promising results. MALIGNANT PLEURAL MESOTHELIOMA- A DREADFUL TUMOR Malignant pleural mesothelioma is malignant tumor involving pleura. It is a...Read More
WHY DOES A BILE LEAK OCCUR? Bile leak occurs due to trauma to liver or bile ducts. Trauma can be either iatrogenic or other types. One of the common cause of bile leak is post laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Compared to an open Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy has 10 times more chances of a bile duct injury. Bile...Read More
Interventional radiology is a form of minimally invasive treatment. It uses radiologic imaging, such as Ultrasound, CT and fluoroscopy (Cath lab) to navigate instruments through organs and blood vessels. Through incisions approximately 2 millimeters long, doctors can biopsy or treat tumors, clear blocked arteries and add stents, and address issues with the brain, kidney, pancreas,...Read More
Interventional Radiology has been described as the surgery of the new millennium. Dev clinic in Ahmedabad specialises in Interventional Neuroradiology and Peripheral Vascular Interventions. It is a centre for Endovascular treatment without surgery.